The legendary Forty-seven ronin plot to avenge the death of their lord, Asano Naganori, by killing Kira Yoshinaka, a shogunate official responsible for Asano being forced to commit seppuku.
- Runtime: 241 min
- Released: 01 Mar 1979
- Genre:Action, Drama, History
- Starring: Chôjûrô Kawarasaki, Yoshizaburo Arashi, Utaemon Ichikawa
- Writer: Kenichiro Hara, Seika Mayama, Yoshikata Yoda
- Director: Kenji Mizoguchi
- Available countries: Japan